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E. & J. Gallo | Saint Helena, California
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Job Description

Why E. & J. Gallo Winery?

Recently recognized by Glassdoor as one of the “Top 50 Best Places to Work”, we couldn’t be prouder of our employees. As a family-owned wine and spirits company with over 90 brands, the heart of our success story is our people. Our passions run deep and what unites us is an incredible culture of teamwork, innovation, and collaboration. Are you a passionate team player who is looking to grow your career? If so, apply today! Cheers! Your Talent & Gallo — A Perfect Pairing.

We are hiring a Winery Technciain 1A for our Sonoma facility!  This position supports all phases of the winemaking process as well as the care, maintenance, and sanitation of all equipment and facilities. This role is the entry level or the “first step” winery technician role.

What You Will Do:

  • Receives instructions and performs various aspects of cellar work, including but not limited to racking, pumping, clarifying, and blending of juice and wine.
  • Works in Bottling in the following areas: glass dumping station, filler station, foiling station, case packing station, palletizing station, and bottling line clean-up.
  • Supports the operation and maintenance of cellar and harvest equipment.
  • Cleans and sanitizes all cellar and bottling equipment; maintains working knowledge of all wine pumps and harvest equipment.
  • Provides general labor support to various winery areas during the busy harvest season.
  • Performs barrel work, including stacking, washing, and maintenance; tank sanitation and preparation; forklift operation; cleaning and maintenance of cellar; purging     and gassing of tanks; stirring and topping of wines.
  • Complies with the winery’s food safety/quality policy, environmental policy; sustainability policy and safety programs

What You Will Need:

  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution GED plus winery experience.
  • Required to be at least 18 years of age.
  • Required to work a rotating shift/schedule throughout the year (day, swing, graveyard, 5x8, 4x10); required to work weekends and overtime when necessary.
  • Required to roll and move barrels that weigh up to 70 lbs.
  • Required to lift and move equipment and cases of product that weigh up to 50 lbs.
  • Required to conduct work at elevated heights.
  • Skilled in reading, comprehending, interpreting and executing simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.
  • Skilled in writing simple correspondence.
  • Skilled in adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing using whole numbers

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Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future.
Rvequisition ID: 36701 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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